Natural and Applied Sciences

Department Chair

Dr. Michael Tenneson
B.A. University of California, Los Angeles
M.S. University of North Dakota
M.A. Assemblies of God Theological Seminary
Ph.D. University of Missouri, Columbia

Jozette Ausbury– Administrative Assistant


Dr. Matthew DeVore
B.S. Evangel University
Ph.D. University of Kansas
 Dr. Natasha DeVore
B.A. Evangel University
M.S. The University of Kansas
Ph.D. The University of Kansas
Erica Harris
B.S. Evangel University
M.S. Missouri State University
Biology, Laboratory Manager
Dr. Jeremy Harris

B.A. Evangel University
M.A. Missouri State University
M.B.A. Missouri State University
Ph.D. Nova Southeastern University
Computer Science

Dr. Jonathan LeCureux
B.S. Calvin College
Ph.D. Colorado State University
Douglas Mitcham
B.S. Evangel University
M.S. Boston University
Computer Science
Dr. Jason Streubel
B.A. Northwest University
M.S. Washington State University
Ph.D. Washington State University
Biology, Environmental Sciences
Dr. Don Tosh
B.A. University of Guelph
M.S. University of Alberta
Ph.D. University of Alberta
Math, Statistics
Dianne Twigger
B.S. Evangel University
M.S. Missouri State University

Adjunct Faculty

Rebekah Austin

B.S. Mathematics Education: Evangel University
M.S. Mathematics: Missouri State University

Brandon Beck

Dr. Dustin Cox

B.S. Biology: Evangel University
D.P.T. Southwest Baptist University

Dr. Richard Hammar

B.A. Augustana College
LL.M. Harvard Law School


Dr. Bruce Hedgepeth

A.A.S. Oregon Institute of Technology
B.S. Arizona State University
M.D. University of Arizona College of Medicine
Residency: Southern Illinois University
Fellowship: Duke University

 Bill Hill
B.S. Evangel University
M.S. Missouri State University

 Julie Mayne
B.S. Evangel University
M.S. Missouri State University

Dr. Michael McCorcle

B.S. Atmospheric Science: UC Davis
M.S. Meteorology: University of Utah
Ph.D. Meteorology: University of Utah

Michelle Parker




Dr. Josh Kendall: Ecologist seeking to meet physical needs in a tangible way

Dr. Josh Kendall has his Ph.D. in Soil Microbial Ecology and he’s thoroughly studied disease control through agriculture. He seeks to use his knowledge in the field of science to provide tangible help to those who live in polluted environments. Dr. Kendall says the best part about working in the Science & Technology department is ...

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See life through the eyes of biology professor Dr. Jason Streubel, one of Evangel’s resident world changers. As a young boy, springtime was one of my favorite times of the year. On any given Saturday you could find me wandering through an orchard of cherry trees in the farthest corner of Northwest Washington State. This ...

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Dr. Michael Tenneson: Biology professor with a passion for faith and science

Professor of biology Dr. Michael Tenneson has a passion for teaching and mentoring students who aspire to the enter the field of science. He was raised in Napa, California, and recognized early on that he had a special appreciation for the animals he cared for on his family’s small farm. He holds post-graduate degrees in ...

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Douglas Mitcham: Associate professor of Computer Science

Douglas Mitcham has been teaching computer science courses at Evangel since the fall of 1993. He also serves as Evangel’s faculty athletic representative. Mitcham attended Evangel from 1977-1980, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics. Also a skilled athlete, he was a member of the first Evangel football team. In 1990, Mitcham earned his ...

Categories: Computer Information Systems, Computer Science

Erica Harris

Erica Harris: Assistant professor of Natural and Applied Sciences and lab manager

Erica Harris joined Evangel’s faculty in the fall of 1998. Along with teaching biology and pre-med courses, Harris manages the labs in the Department of Natural and Applied Sciences and serves as faculty sponsor for medical mission trips with EU and HealthCare Ministries. Harris graduated from Evangel in 1995 with a B.S. in Biology and went ...

Categories: Biology, Chiropractic, Dentistry, Health Care-Nursing, Medicine, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Veterinary

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